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Mass Communication & Journalism Objective Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Mass Communication & Journalism MCQs Set 19

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1 Isolated commercial messages inserted into the programming for broadcast are called
1 Insert ads
2 Participating spots
3 Fragmented commercials
4 Convenient commercials

Answer:Participating spots
2 According to Walter Lippmann, if there is no good system of recording, it will lead to the production of
1 Subtle texts
2 Illusions
3 Customs
4 Stereotypes

Answer: Stereotypes
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3 Stub is referred to
1 The left hand column
2 Graphs
3 Maps
4 Foot notes

Answer: The left hand column
4 Scamp refers to
1 Cartoon
2 Letters to editor
3 Advertisement
4 Newspaper news

Answer: Advertisement
5

Assertion (A) : The press in India does not enjoy immunity from the application of general law of the land.

Reason (R) : Because the press cannot claim immunity from the Working Journalists Act, 1955.

In the context of the above two statements which one of the following is correct ?
Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true
2 Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
3 (A) is true, but (R) is false
4 (A) is false, but (R) is true

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
6

Assertion (A) : Mediated stereotypes leave a lasting impact on the audiences who are not discriminatory.

Reason (R) : It happens when the audiences are not media literates.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true
2 Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
3 (A) is true, but (R) is false
4 (A) is false, but (R) is true

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true
7

Assertion (A) : In India, the media can claim exemption from the legislation-related monopolies or unfair trade practices, as per the Constitution.

Reason (R) : The media have a business aspect, subject to reasonable restrictions, imposed by the Indian Constitution.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true
2 Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
3 (A) is true, but (R) is false
4 (A) is false, but (R) is true

Answer: (A) is false, but (R) is true
8

Assertion (A) : Virtual reality sometimes adds additional sensory data to enrich the user’s experience.

Reason (R) : The realistic virtual reality experience for an average individual is far away because of the need for massive computing power.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true
2 Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
3 (A) is true, but (R) is false
4 (A) is false, but (R) is true

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true
9 Write the correct chronological sequence of the “Readability index”.
1 Fog Index, SMOG Grading, Cloze Procedure, PMOSE/IKIRSCH Readability
2 Cloze Procedure, Fog Index, SMOG Grading, PMOSE/IKIRSCH Readability
3 PMOSE/IKIRSCH Readability, Cloze Procedure, Fog Index, SMOG Grading
4 SMOG Grading, Cloze Procedure, PMOSE/IKIRSCH Readability, Fog Index

Answer: Fog Index, SMOG Grading, Cloze Procedure, PMOSE/IKIRSCH Readability
10 Identify the correct sequence of scholars who propagated the role of media in development.
1 Daniel Lerner, E.M. Rogers, Wilbur Schramm, Majid Tehranian
2 Daniel Lerner, Majid Tehranian, Wilbur Schramm, E.M. Rogers
3 Daniel Lerner, Wilbur Schramm, E.M. Rogers, Majid Tehranian
4 Daniel Lerner, E.M. Rogers, Wilbur Schramm, Majid Tehranian

Answer: Daniel Lerner, Wilbur Schramm, E.M. Rogers, Majid Tehranian
11 Write the chronological order of establishment of the following organisations :
1 National Film Development Corporation, Children’s Film Society of India, Central Board of Film Certification, Films Division
2 Films Division, Central Board of Film Certification, Children’s Film Society of India, National Film Development Corporation
3 Central Board of Film Certification, Films Division, Children’s Film Society of India, National Film Development Corporation
4 Children’s Film Society of India, National Film Development Corporation, Films Division, Central Board of Film Certification

Answer:Films Division, Central Board of Film Certification, Children’s Film Society of India, National Film Development Corporation
12 Find out the correct sequence of the Internet address.
1 Top level domain, Specific file, Domain name, Protocol
2 Domain name, Protocol, Top level domain, Specific file
3 Protocol, Domain name, Top level domain, Specific file
4 Specific file, Domain name, Top level domain, Protocol

Answer: Protocol, Domain name, Top level domain, Specific file
13 Write the sequence of steps which are followed in content analysis.
1 Formulate the research question, Select an appropriate sample, Establish a quantification system, Define the question
2 Establish a quantification system, Define the question, Select an appropriate sample, Formulate the research question
3 Define the question, Establish a quantification system, Formulate the research question, Select an appropriate sample
4 Formulate the research question, Define the question, Select an appropriate sample, Establish a quantification system

Answer: Formulate the research question, Define the question, Select an appropriate sample, Establish a quantification system
14 Communication is also defined as the symbolic production of _____.
1 Conviction
2 Tradition
3 Morality
4 Reality

Answer: Reality
15 In communication, when some topics are off-limit to a person, it leads to _____ barriers.
1 Emotional
2 Physical
3 Linguistic
4 Social

Answer: Emotional

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